2012 National Leaders Rushing Defense - In The 1st Half through 01/07/2013

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 Alabama 14 221 490 2.22 5 32 31 13 4
2 UTSA 10 164 567 3.46 5 28 30 15 1
2 Wisconsin 14 213 745 3.50 7 76 34 15 3
4 Connecticut 12 193 542 2.81 7 33 34 16 7
4 TCU 13 199 567 2.85 3 21 32 16 2
6 SMU 13 207 699 3.38 7 48 38 18 7
6 Utah State 13 257 767 2.98 0 31 47 18 2
6 Boise State 13 250 855 3.42 4 58 48 18 7
9 Florida State 14 250 736 2.94 4 35 42 19 6
10 Virginia Tech 13 227 768 3.38 7 65 33 20 6
10 Virginia 12 208 779 3.75 7 77 39 20 5
10 Ohio State 12 186 838 4.51 8 73 37 20 6
13 BYU 13 205 639 3.12 0 35 35 22 5
13 Florida 13 210 663 3.16 6 24 35 22 4
13 LSU 13 224 668 2.98 8 58 44 22 4
13 Memphis 12 177 754 4.26 7 83 40 22 8
13 Penn State 12 201 780 3.88 3 52 41 22 7
18 South Carolina 13 250 710 2.84 4 32 47 23 4
18 Oklahoma State 13 245 784 3.20 6 46 51 23 3
20 Michigan State 13 197 734 3.73 4 71 28 24 6
20 Notre Dame 13 204 790 3.87 3 55 43 24 7
22 Rutgers 13 257 651 2.53 4 26 41 25 3
22 Stanford 14 218 699 3.21 7 77 42 25 9
22 Florida International 12 204 752 3.69 11 33 42 25 4
22 Pittsburgh 13 212 756 3.57 5 58 41 25 4
22 Arkansas 12 216 773 3.58 8 52 45 25 3
22 Mississippi State 13 228 881 3.86 6 37 61 25 7
22 Iowa 12 236 1003 4.25 10 72 48 25 4
29 Texas A&M 13 222 685 3.09 10 28 42 26 5
29 Louisiana-Monroe 13 216 864 4.00 7 61 54 26 6
29 Cincinnati 13 245 897 3.66 5 44 47 26 3
29 North Texas 12 198 994 5.02 10 75 53 26 12
29 Washington 13 225 1009 4.48 8 57 46 26 5
34 San Jose State 13 235 797 3.39 10 83 48 27 6
34 UCF 14 250 902 3.61 8 37 63 27 7
34 Buffalo 12 237 978 4.13 11 57 45 27 9
37 Bowling Green 13 207 723 3.49 7 79 40 28 5
37 Kansas State 13 211 753 3.57 4 45 51 28 4
37 Kentucky 12 238 957 4.02 15 47 58 28 6
37 Louisville 13 220 1035 4.70 11 55 51 28 7
41 Utah 12 210 681 3.24 9 28 39 29 6
41 Oregon 13 237 813 3.43 5 35 49 29 5
41 Maryland 12 237 883 3.73 6 42 55 29 5
41 Michigan 13 227 903 3.98 5 40 50 29 5
41 Oregon State 13 222 968 4.36 10 64 49 29 10
41 UTEP 12 216 980 4.54 10 43 54 29 5
41 Kent State 14 272 1059 3.89 6 68 52 29 6
41 California 12 226 1076 4.76 10 62 53 29 8
49 Louisiana-Lafayette 13 237 806 3.40 10 26 48 30 5
49 Clemson 13 241 899 3.73 7 54 42 30 11
49 Northwestern 13 238 977 4.11 7 59 49 30 7
49 Central Michigan 13 247 1103 4.47 15 55 60 30 9
53 Washington State 12 223 884 3.96 6 47 52 31 4
53 Tulsa 14 252 948 3.76 10 74 52 31 9
53 Tennessee 12 233 1000 4.29 16 75 42 31 10
53 Toledo 13 232 1043 4.50 5 62 48 31 6
53 Northern Illinois 14 305 1067 3.50 10 60 74 31 5
53 Oklahoma 13 240 1081 4.50 11 62 49 31 9
53 Arkansas State 13 264 1127 4.27 9 44 59 31 12
53 Middle Tennessee 12 258 1187 4.60 9 33 67 31 7
61 Ohio 13 224 951 4.25 7 26 56 32 2
61 Vanderbilt 13 244 978 4.01 8 52 59 32 7
61 Louisiana Tech 12 240 1046 4.36 10 64 52 32 7
61 Florida Atlantic 12 234 1202 5.14 12 77 53 32 11
65 Missouri 12 237 973 4.11 14 73 54 33 9
65 Wake Forest 12 232 1054 4.54 12 80 58 33 9
65 Houston 12 245 1075 4.39 11 73 58 33 9
65 North Carolina State 13 248 1094 4.41 10 67 55 33 11
65 Boston College 12 250 1105 4.42 10 54 62 33 5
65 Minnesota 13 232 1149 4.95 13 48 58 33 16
65 Troy 12 228 1208 5.30 9 98 55 33 10
65 Eastern Michigan 12 218 1411 6.47 15 87 62 33 14
73 South Florida 12 244 878 3.60 10 44 47 34 6
73 Mississippi 13 273 964 3.53 8 69 56 34 7
73 Syracuse 13 265 1091 4.12 7 80 54 34 9
73 UCLA 14 285 1096 3.85 12 92 64 34 8
73 West Virginia 13 275 1121 4.08 16 53 61 34 7
73 Idaho 12 210 1212 5.77 19 68 53 34 13
73 New Mexico State 12 209 1260 6.03 14 76 61 34 16
73 Kansas 12 229 1327 5.79 14 99 67 34 15
81 Iowa State 13 242 1042 4.31 12 55 52 35 6
81 East Carolina 13 228 1080 4.74 12 68 62 35 6
81 Auburn 12 234 1220 5.21 13 68 61 35 14
84 North Carolina 12 236 1037 4.39 15 71 56 36 4
84 Georgia Tech 14 249 1050 4.22 19 60 60 36 7
84 South Alabama 13 243 1172 4.82 14 51 56 36 12
84 Rice 13 259 1364 5.27 14 78 61 36 11
84 Nebraska 14 291 1412 4.85 13 72 62 36 13
89 Western Michigan 12 240 985 4.10 12 53 51 37 6
89 Illinois 12 240 989 4.12 13 54 61 37 4
89 San Diego State 13 241 1022 4.24 8 64 60 37 7
89 UAB 12 255 1114 4.37 15 45 62 37 7
89 Hawai'i 12 247 1151 4.66 22 68 65 37 11
89 Marshall 12 264 1296 4.91 15 75 65 37 11
95 USC 13 253 1048 4.14 6 59 62 38 5
95 Temple 11 210 1087 5.18 10 40 50 38 8
95 Georgia 14 315 1247 3.96 6 43 68 38 8
95 Miami (Florida) 12 273 1298 4.75 16 73 68 38 6
95 Fresno State 13 278 1336 4.81 15 67 56 38 18
95 Wyoming 12 254 1342 5.28 12 74 65 38 9
101 Purdue 13 240 1027 4.28 14 51 58 39 9
101 Texas Tech 13 248 1141 4.60 10 49 67 39 11
101 New Mexico 13 193 1199 6.21 9 71 54 39 14
101 Baylor 13 256 1275 4.98 17 84 74 39 11
101 Navy 13 260 1345 5.17 11 56 83 39 7
101 Army 12 243 1477 6.08 16 99 71 39 14
107 Western Kentucky 13 238 1031 4.33 7 61 62 40 8
107 Air Force 13 300 1336 4.45 13 79 73 40 9
107 Colorado State 12 271 1413 5.21 12 80 76 40 9
110 UNLV 13 268 1241 4.63 16 35 67 41 5
111 Southern Mississippi 12 231 1161 5.03 15 64 63 42 10
111 Duke 13 265 1443 5.45 17 34 78 42 14
111 Arizona 13 317 1490 4.70 15 52 85 42 5
114 Tulane 12 264 1195 4.53 16 48 68 43 9
115 Akron 12 229 1169 5.10 9 72 62 44 8
115 Nevada 13 284 1518 5.35 15 53 84 44 13
117 Massachusetts 12 237 1362 5.75 16 66 63 45 11
118 Colorado 12 213 1417 6.65 17 94 66 46 18
118 Miami (Ohio) 12 253 1532 6.06 18 57 71 46 17
118 Ball State 13 302 1585 5.25 16 45 90 46 18
121 Indiana 12 267 1411 5.28 12 69 70 49 12
121 Texas State 12 240 1482 6.18 13 60 83 49 15
123 Arizona State 13 299 1323 4.42 13 86 68 50 14
124 Texas 13 303 1423 4.70 18 95 84 56 11
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards